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Elk Grove medical school opening hinges on accreditation
Sacramento Business Journal

Backers of a new, for-profit medical school in Elk Grove have filed their application for accreditation and hope to get approval in time to launch their first class in August or September. Timing is up to the accreditation body, the Liaison Committee on Medical Education. The application by California Northstate University College of Medicine is under review. If accepted, a site visit will be scheduled before final approval to begin student recruitment.